SOURCE: American Realty Advisors

January 10, 2007 11:40 ET

American Realty Advisors Hires Portfolio Manager

GLENDALE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 10, 2007 --American Realty Advisors is pleased to announce that Albert Pura has joined the firm as Portfolio Manager. Mr. Pura joins American's Glendale headquarters' portfolio management team responsible for its largest commingled real estate fund, the American Stable Value Fund as well as one of its larger separate accounts. In this role, Mr. Pura will be jointly responsible for the portfolio/asset management and acquisition activities of these accounts.

Mr. Pura brings to American over ten years of experience in the real estate industry, including eight years of real estate portfolio management experience. Prior to joining American, Mr. Pura was a Vice President of RREEF, where he co-managed a private REIT and was in charge of fund operations. Additional responsibilities included management of industrial assets in the San Francisco Bay Area and Denver regions. He began his career in real estate as a Market Research Analyst at Julien J. Studley. Mr. Pura graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a degree in Economics.

American Realty Advisors is an SEC-registered investment advisor and a leading provider of real estate investment management services to institutional investors. With more than $4.0 billion* in assets under management, American has provided real estate investment management services to institutional investors for over 18 years utilizing core and value-added commingled funds and separate accounts. The Firm's portfolios include office, industrial, multi-family, and retail properties nationwide. Information regarding American can be found online at

* As of September 30, 2006, assets under management represent gross value of all assets and accounts managed by American (excluding partners' share of equity and partners' share of debt on partnership investments) plus approximately $738 million in commitments not yet drawn.

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